• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5659

    Christie's Interiors

    12 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 139

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS

    MARK OF EDWARD LOWE, LONDON, 1772

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS
    MARK OF EDWARD LOWE, LONDON, 1772
    The sides pierced with flower-heads and centred by a reserve engraved with initial K, gadroon borders, the ebonised wood bases centred by an ivory disc
    4¾ in. (12 cm.) (2)


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